Every year since Harry Truman was in office, the president pardons a turkey.
President Bush pardoned Pumpkin the turkey (named by the American people via Web vote on the White House website) Wednesday morning.
So what happens then to a pardoned turkey?
It goes to Disneyland.
That's not a joke. The turkey really is going to Disneyland.
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Man I love reading stuff like this. It makes the end of the work day seem that much closer!